ST 3-20.983 Recon Handbook
Focuses on the basic principles a reconnaissance trooper will need to master to be effective on today's ever changing modern battlefield. The term "Recon Scout" usually refers to a Cavalry Scout (19D) that works primarily in the light mode. However they may also be Mechanized, Airborne, Air Assault, or use wheeled vehicles. Throughout history, Cavalry Scouts take great pride in their ability to move amongst the enemy mounted or dismounted, traversing all types of terrain, while carrying all the gear necessary to accomplish the mission. "If you aint Cav"...Paperback. 482 pgs.